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2011-08-19 08:30:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights Features: Sturm, Ruger & Company (NYSE: RGR), Randgold Resources (Nasdaq: GOLD) and Consolidated Edison (NYSE: ED). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) 3 Stocks Defying Volatility Many investors spend a good chunk of their day asking or answering one question; Is the market going up or down? And if you ask 2 people you will probably get 3 answers. While this practice is...

2011-08-08 10:00:00

CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sony Movie Channel will hold a weeklong musical event honoring the best of Bollywood November 6-12, 2011. Dubbed "Bollywood Masala," the series will debut on the Sony Movie Channel, Sunday, November 6th and will run throughout the week, the announcement was made today by Superna Kalle, general manager, Sony Movie Channel. "Bollywood is known for its epic stories, beautiful scenery and show stopping musical numbers," said Sony Movie...

2011-08-04 07:35:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spring Mountain Capital, LP (SMC), an investment management firm that focuses on alternative asset investing, today released a proprietary white paper, titled "Evidence in Support of Shorter-Term Market Timing" to evaluate the investment benefits of market timing or "active beta" strategies and its impact on improving alpha performance, particularly for hedge funds. Co-authored by Haim Mozes, Ph.D., a Senior Consultant with SMC and Serge Cooks, CFA,...

2011-07-12 08:27:00

INDIANAPOLIS, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UPLEX Holdings today announced it is now inviting lending portfolio professionals at banks, credit unions and asset management firms of all sizes to sign up to become Beta testers for its new online commercial loan portfolio management and trading platform at www.UPLEXGlobal.com. In exchange for test driving the secure and cost-effective system for buying and selling whole loans, participations or portfolio assets, the company is offering Beta...

2011-06-30 12:43:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eric Ottens, CEO of AppTech Corp (Pink Sheets: APCX) is pleased to announce that as a result of beta testing apps for a soccer academy located in the state of Parana, Brazil, the academy has attracted interest from European Soccer Clubs for several of the their players. Based on this interest, several players from the academy will be travelling to Europe for tryouts in September 2011. Final arrangements are being ratified and Ottens is...

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